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Virgin White Tea defies the financial crisis

Video by AFP

Latest update : 2009-08-09

Selling for an astonishing $1,500 dollars a kilo, Virgin White Tea is more expensive than silver. And this is why: master tea-maker Malinga Gunaratne uses an ancient Chinese method of manufacturing tea without it ever touching human skin.

Date created : 2009-08-09

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